Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 48.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics30.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive22.1% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 22 '19 at 16:56
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core-$253
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
48.7% Average
1-Core 75.4
2-Core 148
53% 112 Pts
4-Core 261
8-Core 367
41% 314 Pts
64-Core 363
24% 363 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
PwrHis(1787 2800) 3GB
CLim: 953 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
30.7% Below average
Lighting 127
Reflection 79.7
Parallax 165
33% 124 fps
MRender 60.7
Gravity 118
Splatting 86.7
31% 88.5 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Faspeed F510-120G 120GB
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01000006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 43 10 43 54 54 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
22.1% Poor
Read 117
Write 101
Mixed 76.8
SusWrite 70.2
20% 91.2 MB/s
4K Read 13.1
4K Write 18.3
4K Mixed 9.5
42% 13.6 MB/s
DQ Read 11
DQ Write 16.4
DQ Mixed 11.9
10% 13.1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
356GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 107 108 106 104 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
64% Good
Read 117
Write 110
Mixed 73.2
SusWrite 106
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 64%
Great: 108%
Seagate ST2000VM003-1CT164 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: ES22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 146 149 144 149 146 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 146
Write 132
Mixed 57.4
SusWrite 148
88% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 84%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
46.8% Average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 15.6
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 12.4
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-970A-D3P Builds (Compare 6,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $560
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